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Video: Spirit of a champion

Posted by Matt Pepin, Boston.com Staff  August 3, 2012 04:44 PM

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The video above was produced several months before the Olympics to go along with a feature story by Shira Springer about Wakefield's Kayla Harrison.

Following Harrison's gold medal performance on Thursday, it's worth presenting again. In it, she discussed dealing with being sexually abused by a former coach, as well as her aspirations in the Olympics.

"Every day in my mind, when I go to sleep, I win the Olympics," she said.

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